Posted Mar. 23, 2014, 9:21 am
The Santa Monica College Symphony Orchestra, under the sponsorship of the Westside Music Foundation and MTAC Santa Monica Bay, will present a special concert today, March 23, featuring Russian music and – an annual highlight of the SMC Symphony programs – guest performances by outstanding youth soloists from Santa Monica High School and Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences.
Posted Mar. 23, 2014, 9:05 am
The Spring 2014 issue of Santa Monica Review – Santa Monica College’s national literary arts journal – has been released and will be available at the SMC booth at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books April 12 and 13.
Posted Mar. 21, 2014, 7:48 am
Santa Monica College's lineup of the Spring 2014 Global Connections Lecture Series is underway.The remaining lineup in the Spring 2014 Global Connections Lecture Series is:
Posted Mar. 16, 2014, 7:00 am
The Santa Monica College Board of Trustees has appointed Wendy Zahler to serve in an interim capacity as the College’s Director of Community Relations. Zahler was appointed to the position by the Board at its regular meeting on Tuesday, March 4.
Posted Mar. 12, 2014, 9:11 am
From the basement of Santa Monica College has emerged a brand new, interactive news platform that focuses on provoking thoughts and creating conversation within Los Angeles.
Posted Feb. 26, 2014, 9:08 am
The Santa Monica College Latino Center will present its 25th Annual Latina/o Youth Conference this Saturday, March 1.
Posted Feb. 23, 2014, 9:00 am
The Santa Monica Community College District Personnel Commission has recently appointed Lawrence Leone to fill the seat, which was vacated with the recent retirement of Dolores Press.
Posted Feb. 12, 2014, 9:14 am
With SMC Community Education’s spring session starting Feb. 18, the program is offering a “Spring Cashback Extravaganza” that runs through Feb. 28.
Posted Jan. 26, 2014, 8:44 am
Santa Monica College’s Theatre Arts Department has announced that its production of “The Old Lady Shows Her Medals” has been selected to participate in the prestigious 2014 Regional Kennedy Center/American College Theater Festival, which will be held Feb. 12-15 at the Los Angeles Theater Center (LATC).
Posted Jan. 22, 2014, 9:34 am
Is it hype or is there scientific evidence that supports a plant-based diet? How do you maintain proper nutrition eating only plants? Where do you get your protein? How do you prepare vegan meals that are flavorful and satisfying?
Posted Jan. 17, 2014, 9:06 am
With the early retirement of Santa Monica College trustee David Finkel at the Jan. 14 Board of Trustees meeting, the college is now seeking applications from district residents interested in being appointed to his vacant seat.
Posted Jan. 11, 2014, 8:50 am
More than 170 classes, workshops, and tours, including several new offerings, will be part of SMC Community Education’s upcoming spring semester.
Posted Jan. 9, 2014, 4:19 pm
Longtime Santa Monica College Board of Trustees member David Finkel announced Thursday he would resign and retire from the Board next Tuesday, Jan. 14. He cited ill health as the reason.
Posted Jan. 5, 2014, 9:37 am
The Santa Monica College John Drescher Planetarium launches 2014 with two special feature shows and a telescope-observing event on Friday evenings.
Posted Dec. 26, 2013, 9:06 am
Four-time USA water polo Olympian Ryan Bailey started playing the sport as an eight-year-old. Decades later, Bailey is giving back to the community by part-time coaching at the Santa Monica Splashball and Water Polo Club.
Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 8:23 am
Santa Monica College is number one in transferring its students to the University of California, according to the California Community College Chancellor’s Office which recently released the 2012-13 data for community college students transferring to the University of California and to the California State University systems. This the the 23rd year in a row that SMC has held this feat.
Posted Dec. 8, 2013, 9:46 am
A group of alumni from Santa Monica College’s groundbreaking federally funded program "Jobs Through Recycling" program will be recognized at a private ceremony this Monday at Long Beach City College.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:29 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts and Music Departments presents “Plaid Tidings” Dec. 6-15, at the Theatre Arts Main Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 11:02 am
A 22-year-old Santa Monica College student was shot and killed Sunday at about 3:30 pm in San Francisco while visiting family for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to the San Francisco Examiner.
Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 6:57 am
The Santa Monica College John Drescher Planetarium presents “The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST): NASA’s Next Big Thing” tonight.
Posted Nov. 17, 2013, 9:17 am
Santa Monica College Community Education has announced a robust Winter Session – with more than 60 classes, workshops, and tours – and several new offerings. Online registration is now open and classes begin Jan. 6.
Posted Nov. 12, 2013, 8:59 am
Santa Monica College will celebrate International Education Week Nov. 18-22 with a lively festival featuring food, games, and international dances.
Posted Nov. 9, 2013, 8:56 am
Award-winning author Nick Krieger will present a free reading and discussion of his work Nov. 19 at Santa Monica College. Krieger will read from his memoir, "Nina Here Nor There: My Journey Beyond Gender" (Beacon Press, 2011).
Posted Nov. 6, 2013, 9:58 am
The Santa Monica Community College District is seeking applications for an appointment to a seat on the Santa Monica Community College District Personnel Commission.
Posted Nov. 1, 2013, 9:34 am
Santa Monica College’s Synapse Dance Theater, the innovative and widely praised contemporary dance ensemble, will present a program of new repertory this weekend by professional guest artists, award-winning faculty artists, and up-and-coming student choreographers.